"I don't care if it's cold outside, Eric, a veteran with one leg and brain cancer can shovel the snow, so you can too. Make sure to salt the walkway!" The post Veteran Modifies His Already Hardcore Wheelchair so it Can Plow Snow appeared first on The Good Men Project.
This is the Phoenix exoskeleton. It was designed to allow paraplegics or people with other mobility disorders to rise from their wheelchairs and walk again. The company hopes to get the cost of the exoskeleton down to $10,000 - $15,000 when they start producing them on a greater scale, but they currently go for around $40,000. Show More Summary
505access is a non profit organization that connects Makers with local organizations in New Mexico to make accessible technologies. Read more on MAKE The post This Makerspace Brings STEM Students Together to Hack Wheelchairs appeared first on Make: DIY Projects, How-Tos, Electronics, Crafts and Ideas for Makers.
Christopher O’Kroley was rolled out in court on Friday in a wheelchair and a suicide-prevention smock to face charges that he gunned down Caroline Nosal.
Jimmy Buckets is tough.
Butler came down very awkwardly on a drive to the basket but stayed in the game long enough to shoot his free throws. Jimmy Butler left the Chicago Bull's game on Thursday after taking contact on a drive to the basket and landing very uncomfortably on his right knee. Show More Summary
The world has made great strides in terms of making the world more-accessible for the handicapped. Unfortunately, the world of terrorism has, seemingly, become more accessible for those with physical
A sad story is doing the rounds in Portugal. This week Porto B took on Benfica B in a cup match, and one young Porto fan in a wheelchair experienced a horrible time at the game. According to a post on social media from his mother, the lad was abused by Benfica supporters at the […]
A woman who uses a wheelchair is suing Central Park’s Loeb Boathouse, saying the restaurant lacks accessibility.
The explosion aboard a passenger flight in Somalia on Tuesday is now believed to have been caused by a suicide bomber in a wheelchair, the Wall Street Journal reports. Officials believe the explosion blew the bomber through the side of the plane. According to the Telegraph, witnesses reported seeing a...
A passenger in a wheelchair may have been a suicide bomber who set off the blast that tore a hole in a jetliner — through which he was sucked out over Somalia, according to a Western diplomat. Investigators believe the … Continued
The new figure is part of its Lego City line.
Investigators think the man used a wheelchair to conceal a bomb.
Exploring the erotic significance of wheelchairs is an opportunity to refuse the limited choices available for sexual narration. The post “I Sit on Her Face All Day”: A Conversation on Sex and Wheelchairs appeared first on Autostrad...
Until recently, being paralyzed from the waist down meant using a wheelchair to get around. And although daily life is more accessible to wheelchair users, they still face physical and social limitations. But UC Berkeley's Robotics and Human Engineering Laboratory has been working to change that.
Image description: a set of stairs, viewed behind a tree, that has a wheelchair ramp zig zagging through them. When we were in Vancouver, out for a walk, many, many, years ago, we came across the Law Courts building and it was there that I first saw what I thought to be then, the coolest set of stairs I'd ever seen, back in the very early 80's. Show More Summary
Glenwood Management is charged with having apartment buildings that aren't wheelchair accessible.
When advocacy group Toy Like Me asked Lego to do more for kids with disabilities, the company stepped up to the plate and introduced a new figure to celebrate differences.
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Christian Brown is a wounded Marine Veteran who lost his legs in Afghanistan. He still likes to shoot and he shot a 3Gun match with the help of a friend. The post Marine Shoots 3Gun In A Wheelchair appeared first on The Firearm Blog...